Muslim extremists have been targeting "blasphemous" moderates in Pakistan, driving adherents away from the Sufi-influenced Islamic tradition.
The SA women's cricket team beat Ireland by eight wickets in the Qatar International Championship tri-series.
Pakistan says it would raise the issue of US drone strikes inside its territory at the United Nations Human Rights Council.
A US drone strike on the Pakistani Taliban leader threatens government efforts to start peace talks.
Pakistanis see the international acclaim of education activist Malala Yousafzai as a Western drama played out to heap more criticism on their country.
More that 300 people are feared dead in the lasted earthquake to hit southwest Pakistan.
Two bombers have struck a church in Peshawar, killing more than 60 and wounding 120 people, say officials.
Pakistan Olympic Association discord has resulted in failure to meet the entry deadline in the field hockey event at next year's Commonwealth Games.
Pakistan has put forward a film for the Oscars for the first time in nearly 50 years as its struggling film industry shows signs of revival.
Maulana Sami ul-Haq told an interviewer this week that peace would not be possible as long as foreign troops were in Afghanistan.
Historian Faisal Devji unearths some unusual and unlikely links in South Asia’s fraught history.
In a nation long plagued by military coups, the question of who will replace Pakistan's all-powerful army chief has taken on new urgency this year.
A cartoon superhero who wears a burka is set to debut on Pakistani television, in a series which follows her battle for girls' education in Pakistan.
At least nine suspected militants have been killed in a US drone strike and a separate military operation in Pakistan's tribal region.
The "Bin Laden report" is the result of an investigation by a commission appointed by the Pakistan government into the slaying of Osama bin Laden.
Unmanned US aircraft fired four missiles at a house in north-west Pakistan, killing 16 suspected militants, says Pakistani intelligence officials.
Militants have blown up a historic building in violence-plagued southwest Pakistan after shooting dead a guard in a predawn attack.
Pashto cinema once made its home in Pakistan's wild frontier of Peshawar, but is now confined to theatres that haven't been attacked by Islamists.
A United States drone strike has killed the number two of the Pakistan Taliban, Wali-ur-Rehman, in the North Waziristan region.